DIY Chocolate Easter Bowl

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I was beside my self when Debbie of Wants and Wishes submitted this Easter Chocolate Bowl tutorial!  I knew right away that you fabulous readers would enjoy this.  Not only does it make for an adorable display, but the fact that it’s also edible makes me giddy!  Here are directions from Debbie: You will need: […]

Mini Almond Joy Candies

  by contributor Lisa Thiele Sometimes you feel like a nut…that’s when it’s time to make your own Mini Almond Joys!  I don’t believe you can go wrong with the combination of chocolate and coconut, and then throw in an almond – sold! If you can avoid eating the entire batch, trust me, it’s not as […]

Lemon & Lime Tartlets Recipe

  I just love the refreshing flavors of citrus, and these lemon & lime tartlets are so light and delicious you’ll definitely want more than one!  This is just the recipe you’ll need for a light Spring or Summer dessert or brunch when you’re entertaining friends.  Bon Appetit! Lemon & Lime Tartlets 1 pkg(16.5 oz) […]

Rice Krispies Treats Dipping Pops!

  by contributor Lisa Thiele Today’s treat is a childhood favorite: rice krispies treats ‐ with an upgrade!  Think “dipping,” from chocolate sprinkles, to crushed Oreos, to mini (multicolored) chocolate chips. The options are endless, really. Plus, you can {easily} make these without breaking the bank. Not bad, right? This is a fun, hands‐on activity to do with […]

Cupcake Fondue

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This is just about the cutest idea I’ve seen in a long time.  Cupcake Fondue, as seen on Pintsize Social by Amanda of Bake it Pretty.  All you need is mini cupcakes (unfrosted), powdered sugar, a liquid (juice or milk), light corn syrup, and some dry toppings. This would be a fun kids activity as […]

Chocolate Chip Coconut Cookies

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  by contributor Lisa Thiele   Mmmm… soft, chewy, chocolatey and a hint of coconut, all in a single bite!   I find that bite size anything is almost more enjoyable. Less guilt and you can eat two for the “cost” of one. We all have our own justifications, right? These are the perfect little cookies […]

Homemade Marshmallows {And S’mores}

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  by contributor Lisa Thiele   Whether it’s sandwiched between chocolate and graham crackers, dunked in a cup of hot cocoa or simply eaten directly from the bag, you can’t go wrong with the classic marshmallow. For some reason or another I never thought to make them from scratch, maybe because I had assumed they’d be […]